Wisconsin Department of Commerce Newsletter
February 2007
Secretary's Column
Mary P. Burke, Secretary
Mary P. Burke, Secretary

EntrepreneurshipWeek USA Will Celebrate Wisconsin's Entrepreneurial Spirit
Entrepreneurs play an important role in Wisconsin's economy. Read more.

Featured Articles
State Homeless Shelter Subsidy Grants of $1.4 Million Announced
Commerce recently approved funding for homeless shelters throughout the state. Read more.

Aaron Olver Re-Joins Commerce as Deputy Secretary
New Department of Commerce Deputy Secretary shifts gears from an external to an internal role at the department. Read more.

Dave Storey Reflects on His Years in Government Service
Outgoing Deputy Secretary shares some parting words. Read more.

Also In This Issue
Addition to Commerce International Team

Awards Announced for Health Professions Loan Assistance Program

Commerce Area Development Manager Bill Winter Retires

BOGS 2007 Helps Disadvantaged Businesses Go for Big Deals in Government Contracting

Commerce Employee Honored with Gateway Technical College MLK Humanitarian Award

Fresh Start Program Now Offered in Racine

Focus on India for Export Growth

Governor Doyle Announces $4.5 Million for Harley-Davidson to Expand in Wisconsin

Funding for Renovation of Community Center in North Freedom Announced

KI Expansion Project to Create Up to 75 Jobs Over Three Years

Make Mine a $Million Business® Conference to be Held in Madison

Midwest Hardwood Corporation Project to Retain 56 Jobs in Park Falls

New Community Center in Abbotsford Will Provide Services to Clark and Marathon Counties

Nominations Sought for 2007 Governor's Export Achievement Awards

Small Gasoline Engine Owners Cautioned on Use of E-85

"Succeeding in International Sale" Seminar Set For February 27 in Shawano

River Falls Receives More Than $400,000 for Senior Rental Housing

Ron Buchholz Elected President of National Organization

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